Improvised at Worthless Research Labs in Madison, WI and broadcast live on stillstream.com, "fallback" is an experiment in the harmonic manipulation of ambient electroacoustic space, occurring in the calendar-balancing extra hour on the night of November 3rd, 2007. Topics: ambient, soundscape, drone, improvisation, electroorganic, dark ambient
Recorded the evening of December 30th, 2005, at worthless research studio in Madison, WI, "glistening translucent" [anu010] is a 42 minute improvised ambient set performed on 6 string bass, guitar, MC202, effects and loops, and a recording of Brian Ploeckelman on tablas. This is the first of a set of planned releases of live recorded ambient sets, complete and in their entirety. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: experimental, improvisation, ambient, dark ambient, organo-electro, neo-psychedelic, drone Source: 4 channel BOSS Km-04--> direct--> wav--> AcidPro4--> 192kbps mp3
Released by AnubisMusic, this album is the first by litmus0001 that lacks all instrumentation. Instead, this album was composed using field recordings made using a cheap low quality mp3 recorder on a walk through Chinatown in downtown San Francisco on the afternoon of December 9th, 2006. Topics: field recordings, experimental, ambient, psychedelic
This album is a compilation of ambient tracks off of litmus0001’s first 3 albums “resplendent namesake observed” (2001), “yakima listening station” (2002), and “k-basin” (2003). This includes tracks that were previously only heard on somafm.com’s Drone Zone. Nearly 2 hr of icy ambient drones with warm shoegazer harmonic opiate fuzziness. Topic: ambient, experiemental, drone, psychedelic, bass,
This "extended EP" release by litmus0001 is his first using only field recordings to compose ambient soundscapes. The source material was obtained on a walk through Chinatown in downtown San Francisco on the afternoon of Saturday, December 9th, 2006 using a relatively cheap mp3 recorder with low sound quality. Tracks 1-3 were constructed from these recordings, focusing on the performances of street musicians. Track 4 is the source recording itself, presenting the rich, dense and... Topic: ambient, soundscape, field recording, experimental, psychedelic, drone
This new release from AnubisMusic is the recording of a live performance by litmus0001 (Jonathan Ewald) in Cedar Rapids, IA the night of 3/27/06. The occasion was an evening of experimental ambient and electronic music, organized by the fine people of Nexus Presents as part of their "Experiment" series. It was a night of magic, with performances by Mark Rushton, Ananias, litmus0001 and Hollydrift. This is a recording of litmus0001's complete 45 min ambient soundscape set, editted into... Topics: experimental, ambient, dark ambient, improvisation, soundscape, sonic sculpture, organo-electro,... Source: mini-disc-->Acid
Recorded May 12, 2012 at Renaissance House Studios, Naples, FL Mixed and mastered in December 2012 at Purpose-Driven Research Studio, Madison, WI. All music spontaneously composed. litmus0001(Jonathan Ewald) - guitar, bass, synths, knives,editing and post-production. Phillip Wilkerson - engineering and production, synths (1, 3). Photographs by Phillip Wilkerson. Image manipulation by JAE. (cc) 2013 AnubisMusic and Phillip Wilkerson Topics: ambient, dark ambient, shoegazer, electroacoustic, improvisational, drone, space, experimental,...
Album notes:1. luminous moon 8:092. dark waters 31:293. quiet blackest night 15:42 total 55:21jonathan ewald : 6 string bass, MC202, radio, effects, knife, alligator clipsrecorded, edited and mastered at PurposeDriven Research Studios, Madison, WI from October 2012 to February 2013front cover: "Dark Waters" by Meredith Jonesback cover: detailcc 2012. Used with... Topics: experimental, electroacoustic, dark ambient, shoegazer, drone, improvisational, soundscape,...
A new net-release of music only previously heard on limited edition CDRs, “yakima listening station’ (2002) and “k basin” (2003). All songs on this album incorporating beats with noisy fripped-out ambient shoegazer drone soundscape experimentation. IDM/braindance/d’n’b/breakbeats/agro/dub rhythms with litmus0001’s signature bass strangling, guitar breaking and synth swirling, interweaving sweet melodies and harmonic atmospheres over programmed and sampled percussion. Topic: ambient, IDM, braindance, dub, drone, soundscape, atmosphere
The 8th album released by litmus0001, "devil's lake" records yet new directions and explorations, following spacey free improvisation and ambient drone loopist experimentalism wherever they lead. This album is the first by litmus0001 to feature the performance of multi-instumentalist collaborator Patricia Zahler. Topics: ambient, drone, experimental, dark ambient, litmus001, free improv, improvisation, free jazz, space
litmus0001 - east bay sunrise [anu014] cc 2007 AnubisMusic A companion to the 2006 album Devil's Lake [anu013]. pripyat 8:18 psywren 9:55 crazy dog-thieving bitch 14:52 shatterglossir 9:51 slowed caution 5:29 safe frequency 12:28 stranger in mirror 5:36 total 1:08:29 ( 1 reviews ) Topic: drone, soundscape, neo-folk, neo-psychedelic, space, free-improv, organic, ambient, dark ambient